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We binge on comedy for breakfast and drama for lunch, Netflix says

Netflix viewers are most likely to turn to comedy shows at breakfast, dramas in their lunch break and documentaries in the small hours, according to new data released by the streaming service.

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Agent Cooper getting lost in his dreams again

How well do you remember Twin Peaks?

As David Lynch and Mark Frost's seminal series returns after a 25-year hiatus, it's time to jog your memory with these questions.

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The original line-up

Classic 80s soap Dynasty returning to US TV Screens

Dynasty is returning to US TV screens, nearly 30 years after the prime-time soap opera aired its last hair-pulling fight.

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Ruby (LIV HILL), Holly (MOLLY WINDSOR), Amber (RIA ZMITROWICZ)

Three girls praised as hard-hitting and eye-opening drama by viewers

Viewers have praised the BBC's "eye-opening" drama about the Rochdale abuse scandal as the series came to an end on Thursday.

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Charlie Hunnam IS King Arthur.

Cinema AND TRAILER: An old legend gets a new spin but it’s all about the ‘rhythm’...

After much hype, Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur is set for release. The director, and leading man Charlie Hunnam, talk to Susan Griffin about rules, rebelling and finding one’s rhythm
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The late Tim Piggott-Smith stars in King Charles III

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

Stuart Chandler finds the best of the streams, catch-ups and downloads for you this week.
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Missy makes a return in Doctor Who.

TV Choice: Five of the best shows to watch this week

TV editor Stuart Chandler has been leafing through the schedules to bring you five essential watches for the week.
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Sean Bean as Fr Michael Kerrigan

TV Choice AND VIDEO PREVIEW: Sean takes his holy orders in gritty drama

Broken, Tuesday, 9pm, BBC One

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Big Preview AND TRAILER: Every returning Twin Peaks character – and how we left them

Big Preview AND TRAILER: Every returning Twin Peaks character – and how we left them

Much like a “damn good coffee” from the Double R Diner, anticipation is brewing ahead of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks revival, starting this week on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV. Nick Mitchell gives a rundown of who’s back
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Doctor Who favourites David Tennant and Billie Piper

David Tennant and Billie Piper to return to Doctor Who

Doctor Who favourites David Tennant and Billie Piper are set to be reunited in their time travelling roles.
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Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert & Co.

New episodes of sitcom Roseanne planned after 20-year break

Hit US sitcom Roseanne will return with original cast members Roseanne Barr and John Goodman after a 20-year break.

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John Hurt about to give birth in Alien

Alien scene in ITV News breached code, Ofcom rules

ITV News breached the broadcasting code in a tribute to actor Sir John Hurt, watchdog Ofcom has ruled.

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Will Young will be a judge in the summer

Will Young and Chaka Khan among guest judges for new BBC show Pitch Battle

Will Young, Seal and Chaka Khan are among the singing stars who will join judges Kelis and Gareth Malone to choose the next big music group in new BBC show Pitch Battle.

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The controversial Netflix show will be back for a second series

Second series announced for teenage suicide show 13 Reasons Why

Selena Gomez has announced there will be a second series of 13 Reasons Why, her controversial programme about teenage suicide.

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Julian Barratt (left)

Mindhorn: A potty-mouthed escape from dreary reality

Seeing the truth is easy when you have robotic vision in director Sean Foley's loopy lark based around a fictitious 1980s TV detective show - catchphrase "It's truth time!" - best described as The Six Million Dollar Man meets Bergerac on the Isle of Man.

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Thandie Newton stars in the last episode of Line Of Duty on Sunday

'Everyone's a suspect' ahead of Line Of Duty finale

Line Of Duty actor Patrick Baladi has said everyone is a suspect on the hit TV drama.

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Coronation Street actress Kym Marsh helps find the hair colour for her new Madame Tussauds waxwork figure

Corrie star Kym immortalised in wax

Coronation Street resident Michelle Connor has been revealed as the latest star at Madame Tussauds.

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ITV's Little Boy Blue

Viewers ‘heartbroken’ by TV drama about shooting of schoolboy Rhys Jones

Viewers were left “sobbing” and “heartbroken” after watching a TV dramatisation of the murder of schoolboy Rhys Jones.

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Star-Lord/Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and Drax (Dave Bautista)

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Marginally better than its supremely entertaining predecessor

Prodigal sons with tortured family histories repeatedly emerge from the panels of comic books with superhero destinies.

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Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny as Mulder and Scully

The truth is back out there - X-Files to return for 10-part series

Mulder and Scully are to continue their search for the truth in a new series of The X-Files.
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